Talking about impact assessment
For environmental statements, the future is online.
Proportionate EIA remains a key priority for the impact assessment community. I have often linked the drive for more concise, effective and proportionate EIA to the government’s deregulation agenda.
Practitioners do not want to reduce protections for the environment, but we do want to ensure assessments are fit for purpose and accessible to non-experts. The Red Tape Challenge has now been joined by ‘digital by default’, a government ...